BOSTWICK COURTESY CALL

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Former Bahamas Minister of Foreign Affairs Janet Bostwick paid a courtesy call on His Excellency Dr. Eugene Newry, Bahamas Ambassador to the United States, at the Embassy of The Bahamas, 2220 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W., on Thursday, July 28, 2016. Mrs. Bostwick, who was accompanied by her grandson John Henry Bostwick III, headed…

BOSTWICK PRESENTS REPORT ON JAMAICA ELECTIONS TO OAS

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Former Bahamas Minister of Foreign Affairs Janet Bostwick, who headed the Organization of American States (OAS) Electoral Observation Mission (EOM) at the general elections held earlier this year in Jamaica, officially presented the Mission’s report to the OAS on Wednesday, July 27, 2016, during a meeting of the Permanent Council in the…

MEMBERS OF OAS PERMANENT COUNCIL PAY TRIBUTE TO LIBERATOR SIMON BOLIVAR

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On the occasion of the anniversary of his birth, members of the Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS) paid tribute to Simón Bolívar (1783-1830) on Wednesday, July 27, 2016, during a meeting of the Permanent Council held in the Simon Bolívar Hall of the OAS headquarters at 17th Street…

195th Peruvian National Day

195th Peruvian National Day The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration is pleased to congratulate the Government and People of Peru on the 195th anniversary of their nation’s independence on July 28 2016. Peru and The Bahamas enjoy cordial relations, rooted in mutual respect for democracy, peace and security, particularly in international fora such as…

High Commissioner (Designate) of Australia presents his Letter of Introduction

NASSAU — The official visit of His Excellency John Pilbeam, High Commissioner (Designate) of Australia to the Commonwealth of The Bahamas on the occasion of his Presentation of Letter of Introduction at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Pictured from left: Deputy Prime Minister the Hon. Philip Davis acting Minister of Foreign Affairs accepting letter from…

Sir Sidney Meets Essay Competition Winner

26th July, 2016 ~ Winner of Essay Competition meets Sir Sidney- Pictured L to R, Mr. Perry Davis, Aide to Foreign Minister; Hon. Fred Mitchell, Sir Sidney Poitier, Ms. Kristylyn Burrows, Mrs. Paula Burrows, Ms. Ieshia Deveaux, FSO Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Mr. Cedric Scott, Honorary Consul of The Bahamas in Los Angeles. At his…

Minister Mitchell pays a call on HC Cedric Scott

Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell with Paula Burrows, Kristylyn Burrows (winner of The Sir Sidney Poitier Essay Competition) and Honorary Consul for The Bahamas in Los Angeles, Cedric Scott 25 July at dinner in Spago’s in Los Angeles.

H.E. Dr. Elwood Donaldson’s Presentation of Credentials

H.E. Dr. Elwood Donaldson’s Presentation of Credentials On Thursday, 21 July 2016, H.E. Dr. Elwood Donaldson formally presented to His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito, Letter of Credentials, formally accrediting him as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary (Non-Resident) for the Commonwealth of The Bahamas to Japan. The Ambassador also presented the Letter of Recall of his predecessor…